Island Burgers & Shakes - New York, NY

Island Burgers & Shakes - New York

Island Burgers & Shakes is located at 766 9th Ave (between 51st St & 52nd St) in the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan in New York. Island Burgers describes itself as a West Coast-style burger shack that attracts a deservedly cultish following. An accurate depiction based on our experience – not to mention their burger…


The Spotted Pig - New York, NY

The Spotted Pig - West Village New York

Once an apartment now converted to a restaurant, The Spotted Pig in West Village is said to be New York’s first gastropub. The Spotted Pig is hip, super-popular and has a fun and unique atmosphere with one of the best burgers in New York. The gastropub has earned a prestigious Michelin rating and is a…


Shake Shack - New York - Madison Square Park

Shake Shack Shack Burger Madison Square Park NYC New York

The Shake Shack opened in 2004 and has since grown to ten locations — six of which are in NYC (Madison Square Park, Upper West Side, Citi Field, Theater District, Upper East Side and Battery Park City). Shake Shack is a NYC hot spot popular among locals and tourists. We visited the Madison Square Park…


Burger Joint at Le Parker Meridien - New York, NY

Burger Joint at Le Parker Meridien Cheeseburger

Burger Joint at Le Parker Meridien was awesome and a true hidden gem. It is unexpectedly located inside the Le Parker Meridien Hotel. One would not expect this hip, alternative, hole-in-the-wall burger joint to be located inside such an upscale hotel. But the contrast definitely added to the experience making the Burger Joint a one-of-a-kind…